Why is this incorrect

LisaB2Kwiziq Q&A regular contributor

Why is this incorrect

I put Je suis dix minutes en retard i.e. Être plus en, not Avoir plus de. It was marked wrong. .....?
Asked 2 years ago
ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor Correct answer

The two options are:

1) Je suis en retard de dix minutes.
2) J'ai dix minutes de retard.

The word order is off in your answer.

-- Chris.

LisaB2Kwiziq Q&A regular contributor
Thanks v much! Aha

Why is this incorrect

I put Je suis dix minutes en retard i.e. Être plus en, not Avoir plus de. It was marked wrong. .....?

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